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Ronan to host 5-on-5 hoops

RONAN — The 21st edition of the Mission Valley Basketball tournament will take place in Ronan June 20 and 21. The five-on-five tournament will feature 42 high school boys’ and girls’ basketball teams from all over Montana. The 16-team varsity boys’ division has teams entered from such...

Scholarship available for Ronan senior

News from Mission Mountain 3 on 3  RONAN — Mission Valley 3 on 3 is offering a $250 scholarship to a graduating senior of Ronan High School who will pursue a degree in education, coaching or human health.  Applicants must complete an application, available from Scholarship Coo...

SKC teams reign over tournament SKC teams reign over tournament

Eleven women’s teams and 12 men’s teams joined the Salish Kootenai College Bison and Lady Bison Thursday through Sunday for the 2014 American Indian Higher Education Consortium National Basketball Tournament hosted by SKC in Pablo. Teams represented colleges from Montana, Washington, North Dakota...

Flathead Lake 3 on 3 nets 285 teams Flathead Lake 3 on 3 nets 285 teams

Montanans love their basketball — an obvious conclusion with one look at downtown Polson this past weekend. The 21st annual Flathead Lake 3 on 3 basketball tournament brought 285 teams to the hot asphalt streets for two days, playing 683 games on 24 half-courts. Teams ranged in age and ability, f...

Everybody 'FUPS' at state’s longest-running hoops tourney Everybody 'FUPS' at state’s longest-running hoops tourney

CHARLO — One of the most popular and oldest basketball tournaments in the state, FUPS, celebrated 44 years of basketball last weekend with competition, reunion, and a good deal of tongue-in-cheek humor.  “This is the longest-running tournament in the state,” said event organizer Cry...

Local hoopsters throw down in Pablo Local hoopsters throw down in Pablo

PABLO — The Mission Valley area’s best boys and girls basketball players squared off in the 18th annual Mission Mountain All-Star hoops games Friday night at Salish Kootenai College. Players from Polson, Ronan, Two Eagle River, Charlo, St. Ignatius, Arlee, Bigfork, Hot Springs and Plains formed t...

Polson hoopsters receive postseason honors

POLSON — Several Pirates and Lady Pirates were named to the 2013 Northwest A All-Conference basketball teams. Senior Heidi Rausch made the girls’ first team all-conference, while seniors Mackenzie Banner and Anna DiGiallonardo were named to the second team. Junior Jessica Bagnell received an h...

Hoops tourney fires up middle-schoolers Hoops tourney fires up middle-schoolers

RONAN — The air was filled with the sweet smell of basketball and competition last weekend as Ronan Middle School hosted its fourth annual 5-on-5 basketball tournament.  Ronan basketball coach Steve Woll said planning for the event begins in November, and while there is a great deal of work put...

Native basketball players sought

Deadlines are approaching for the Salish and Kootenai high school all-star basketball team selections to attend and participate in the AMERIND All West Native American Basketball Classic April 4-7 in Denver, Colo. It is not too late to show your interest. If you are interested in playing on the 2013 teams...

All-star game brings local hoopsters together

PABLO — Fans of Mission Valley basketball will get a treat March 22 when the area’s best high school hoopsters show off their skills one last time. The 18th annual Mission Valley all-star games will be held Friday, March 22, at the Joe McDonald Health and Fitness Center at Salish Kootenai College...

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